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Rail Technician Ashford

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    £30 per hour

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    Kenny McEvoy

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    about 1 month ago

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TXM Recruit are looking for Rail Technicians to join one of the largest Rail companies at their Train Depot in Ashford. If you have an eye for detail, a 'Can do' attitude, produce a high quality standard of work and are willing to learn we want to hear from you. Please contact Kenny McEvoy at TXM Recruit if you would like to hear more about the opportunity. 

Pay: £30 umbrella rate.
Shits: 10 hour shifts
Duration: 6 months +
Inside IR35 so will need to be paid through Umbrella or PAYE.
Qualification: Level 3 if electrical. 

Technicians required to:
  • Perform scheduled Modification/maintenance and overhaul activities on the rolling stock in accordance with the vehicle instructions
  • Undertake servicing and preparation of the rolling stock.
  • Actively participate in the ongoing continuous improvement activities for Modification/Maintenance processes and maintenance procedures that support all depot and fleet activities
  • Support the delivery of trains and undertake the Modification/maintenance acceptance processes.
  • Ensure tasks are being completed in a timely manner, undertake basic rectification or repair when required.
  • Adherence to all health and safety processes and procedures.
  • Support the Team Leaders and Shift Production Managers in the delivery of the production plan.
  • Record all work activities and stock consumption using the maintenance management system in accordance with maintenance processes and procedures.
  • Working shifts to meet the service requirements of fleet customers.
  • Assist as required with any other responsibilities relevant to the role based on localised requirements
About you:
  • Experience of working a 24/7 shift roster in a modern rolling stock maintenance depot environment.
  • Outstanding Safety Awareness gained in an operational railway engineering environments.
  • Experience of working in a overhaul/maintenance enviroment. 
  • Reading electrical schematics (If electrical), pneumatic, mechanical schematics and drawings reading
  • Extensive experience of modern maintenance management systems (MMS) and associated reliability and available trend analysis.
  • Experience of performing modifications and campaigns on modern rolling stock.

If you would be interested please click to apply or contact Kenny McEvoy at TXM Recruit.